European Funding Announcements

Five project calls have been made for ESF funding they are as follows;
 

North East Employment Support for Young People 18- 29 (OC25S17P0608)

Value (50% match required): Minimum £150,000
Duration of project: Maximum of 3 years duration and start activity/ delivery within 3 months of the award of contract
Deadline:  25 September 2017

Call to run a project focused on providing support to increase employment for young 18-29 people in part or all of Northumberland + Tyne & Wear only.
Link to Introductory GOV.UK webpage

Link to Call Specification
 

North East Specialist Support for Unemployed / Inactive (OC25S17P0599)

Value (50% match required): Minimum £150,000
Duration of project: Maximum of 3 years duration and start activity/ delivery within 3 months of the award of contract
Deadline:  23 October 2017

Call to run a project which supports unemployed and inactive residents with health conditions, with an additional focus on those aged 50+ in part or all of the NELEP area.
Link to Introductory GOV.UK webpage

Link to Call Specification
 

Digital Skills North East (OC25S17P0809)

Value (50% match required): Minimum £500,000
Duration of project: Maximum of 3 years duration and start activity/ delivery within 3 months of the award of contract
Deadline:  23 October 2017

Call to run a project to address the digital skills challenges and opportunities - Digital Skills for Digital Jobs and Activity to support wider digital skills development across industries in part or all of the NELEP area.
Link to Introductory GOV.UK webpage

Link to Call Specification
 

North East Ambition Pilot - Tailored Training (OC25S17P0807)

Value (50% match required): Minimum £300,000
Duration of project: Maximum of 3 years duration and start activity/ delivery within 3 months of the award of contract
Deadline:  23 October 2017

Call to run a project providing leadership, management and technical skills development for employees in education establishments in part or all of the NELEP area. Must align with the linked 2.2 NE Ambition Pilot Strategic Framework Call (line no. 5).
Link to Introductory GOV.UK webpage

Link to Call Specification
 

North East Ambition Pilot - Strategic Framework (OC25S17P0808)

Value (50% match required): Minimum £50,000
Duration of project: Maximum of 3 years duration and start activity/ delivery within 3 months of the award of contract
Deadline:  23 October 2017

Call to run a project bringing together educators, businesses, local communities to transform the education system in part or all of the NELEP area. Must align with the linked 2.1 NE Ambition Pilot Tailored Training Call (line no. 4).
Link to Introductory GOV.UK webpage

Link to Call Specification